GB3D Type Fossils

 Home   The project   Search  About fossils Contributors Downloads Links Contact us

Fossil specimen : BGS GSE5362 – Syntype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Arthropoda

    Class Trilobita

      Order Redlichiida

Fossil Name Olenellus lapworthi var elongatus Peach
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Olenellus lapworthi var elongatus Peach

Provenance
Registration No. GSE5362
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Tray A14 Scottish Cabinets Syntype of Variety
Location
Country Scotland
Locality Meall a' Ghiubhais
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Lower Cambrian Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Comley Series (Cambrian Period) (508 – 528 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Cambrian Series 2 – Terreneuvian Epoch ]

References
References

B. N Peach, Quart. Journ. Geol. Soc. vol. 50, 1894 pl 29 fig 4a

Cowie & Macnamara 1978 Pal Vol 21 Part 3 p.627

Available Images

High resolution photographs

/BGS/P814681.JP2

5346 KB

Steroscopic photographs

/BGS/P815275.JP2

5406 KB


View these images in your web browser using our JPEG2000 viewer. Zoom in and out and pan around in high resolution. Requires JavaScript to be enabled.

Download these images as high resolution JPEG2000 files. You may need to use image-editing software to view these files.



click image or here to close